Vanya Ruppart
Vanya Ruppart
Height: 5-9
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Niles, Mich.
High School: Niles Senior
Position: Free
Major: Mechanical Engineering

Career Bests:

50 Free - 26.26
100 Free - 53.74
200 Free - 1:55.88 
500 Free - 5:18.15 

2017-18: Qualified for the NCAA Championships as a member of the 200-yard freestyle relay and the 400-yard freestyle relay...All-UAA with her 400-yard freestyle relay with a third-place finish in a school-record time of 3:28.84...set season-best times in the 100 Free (53.74) and the 200 Free (1:55.88) at the College of Wooster Invitational...recorded a season-best time of 26.26 in the 50 Free against Oberlin...also added a season-best time of 5:18.15 in the 500 Free at the 2018 UAA Swimming and Diving Championships.

Personal: Was a four-year member of the Niles Senior High School swimming and diving team, serving as team captain during her senior year...was coached by Janet Beemer...four-time First Team All-Conference...named an Individual Academic All-State in 2016...member of the honor roll all four years in high school...graduated third in her class...also competed in track and field...born August 6...daughter of Wendy and David Ruppart